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New Year, New Goals

Ahh,  the new year is upon us and it is time to ponder new goals for the new year.  We have gone over our wrap up from last year as far as eggs and the garden go.  But let’s take a look back at our 2017 goals (including a major goal) and see how we did.  Then after that, we’ll look into making a few new goals to tackle this year.
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Happy New Year’s!!


New Year’s Eve

New Years Eve

Merry Christmas

Cane and Ornament

Upcoming Plans

Just a quick update…I know we’ve fallen a little behind on getting things posted.  I am glad to tell you that we have some big plans for the new year.  We are going to be spending some time with family and friends and hope that the rest of you do too.  While there will be a couple of posts that might pop up, but this might be the last one for the year.



Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Snow (First of the Season)

As we move through the fall into the winter we’ve closed up the garden (well…there are a few turnips that need to be pulled).  The birds have slowed down production and the bees seem to have hunkered down.  But something else has happened to remind us all that we are approaching winter.  We got our first snow of the season.
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Happy Hanukkah

Happy Hanukkah to all!Happy Hanukkah

Happy Thanksgiving

I hope all of you are enjoying your Thanksgiving and have a lot to be thankful for.  There is an awful lot of the homestead to be thankful for and perhaps not the smallest part of that is that a chunk of the things on our Thanksgiving table come from our garden.


Happy Thanksgiving

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